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Goodbye Cyrille

So most of you will probably know that former footballer Cyrille Regis died suddenly on Sunday (14th January 2018) – he was just 59 years old. 617 more words

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Laurie Cunningham - different class!

“Different Class: football, fashion and funk. The story of Laurie Cunningham” – Dermot Kavanagh (Unbound Books, ISBN 978-1-78352-376-4)

Laurie Cunningham was an exciting footballer. He was quick, technically superb, had outstanding fitness levels and a good goalscoring record. 478 more words

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Farewell to the Orient. "Never again kid, never again."

That’s it then. The end of 112 years of playing in the football league. Leyton Orient gone. Not many people will care. We never won anything of note. 1,844 more words


8 martie 1956 – S-a nascut Laurie Cunningham, primul fotbalist britanic care a jucat pentru Real Madrid

In vara lui 1979, Laurie Cunningham devenea primul fotbalist britanic care imbraca tricoul lui Real Madrid. 195 de milioane de pesetas (950.000 de lire sterline) a fost suma de transfer acceptata de West Bromwich Albion in schimbul atacantului care deja debutase in echipa nationala a Angliei, devenind primul fotbalist de culoare care a bifat o selectie pentru reprezentativa de seniori a Albionului. 148 more words

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